Special needs March Break camp
- City of Vaughan

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A traditional hands-on camp experience that helps build confidence, communication and life skills. This program is geared towards individuals 13 plus years old with ADD, ADHD, LD, dyslexia and dual diagnosis.

The focus of the program is to teach participants technical and practical work skills that will prepare them for future employment opportunities.

Through individual and group work, participants will learn how to effectively present themselves to future employers.

Topics include learning how to write a cover letter and resume and interview skills. Participants will also acquire practical work experience with a volunteer placement in a City of Vaughan day camp program, and learn the basic principles of First Aid and CPR.

Youth will get a chance to showcase their creative talents through arts & crafts, music, theatre and drama, and express their athletic side by playing sports such as soccer, basketball, bocce, and swimming.

• To qualify for this program, campers must be able to participate independently in a group setting.

• A certificate of achievement will be awarded at the end of the program.

Category: Special Needs
Age: 13+ years

For more information contact:
Mihaela Neagoe
Active Living Coordinator Special Needs/Volunteers
City of Vaughan- Recreation and Culture Department
Tel: (905) 832-2377 ext.7405
email Michaela

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